Newquay to Edinburgh by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    9hr 58m
  • Distance
    629 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    17hr 3m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Newquay to Edinburgh by train

Fast trains from Newquay to Edinburgh take around 9 hours and 58 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 629 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Newquay and Edinburgh.

1. Are there direct trains from Newquay to Edinburgh?

Journeys between Newquay and Edinburgh usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 5 departures on the route from Newquay to Edinburgh every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 10 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Newquay to Edinburgh?

The Newquay to Edinburgh train travel time is normally about 9 hours and 58 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Newquay to Edinburgh train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Edinburgh is usually scheduled to depart Newquay around 10:13 and the last train is around 21:26. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Newquay around 07:47, and the last at 21:18.

When to book Newquay to Edinburgh train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Newquay to Edinburgh by train.

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Which train companies operate between Newquay and Edinburgh?

More than one train company operates on the route from Newquay to Edinburgh, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First Great Western
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Great Western Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • Serco Caledonian Sleeper
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Edinburgh to Newquay by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.